12 months
14400 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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This Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages degree offered at the University of Westminster combines theoretical academic study with practical application and skills development in English language teaching

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This Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages degree offered at the University of Westminster  provides advanced training for TESOL professionals, and examines the latest developments in TESOL methodology and related issues. You'll develop the practical and professional skills involved in TESOL, along with the ability to analyse and apply theoretical perspectives to practical situations.

The MA enables you to develop your skills in argument, synthesis and critical expression of TESOL issues, and apply them in different teaching contexts. You'll also enhance your advanced skills of research, presentation and analysis in TESOL contexts. Nurturing your professional development and skills in pursuing further independent research is a key part of the course, preparing you to make a full contribution in your specialist area.

Career Path 

Our Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) course provides you with the training and preparation to make a significant contribution in instructor, manager and researcher roles.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analysing Spoken and Written Discourse
  • Intercultural Communicative Competence
  • Languages for Specific Purposes
  • Materials Development
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Testing and Assessment

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of a lower second class honours degree (2:2).  
  • If your first language is not English you should have an IELTS 6.5 with at least 6.0 in writing.  
  • Applicants are required to submit one academic or professional reference.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14400 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part time: UK tuition fee: £1540 International tuition fee: £2,400

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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